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Second Fire In Two Weeks Strikes Southern Hopkins County
The WBKO viewing area is currently under a threat for severe weather. We will activate our LIVEstream only when severe weather coverage warrants.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Hopkins Co. Man Dies in Weekend Accident
One person dies in a single-vehicle accident in Hopkins County over the weekend.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Four Arrested in Drug Dealing Investigation
A drug dealing investigation leads to a several arrests in Hopkins County. In all, four people are now behind bars in connection with dealing various drugs in Madisonville and elsewhere in the county.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
McConnell to campaign in western Kentucky
The Senate minority leader will hold events in Ohio, Muhlenberg, Hopkins, Henderson and Union counties.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Hopkins Co. Man Arrested for String of Burglaries
Hopkins County Sheriff's deputies arrest 29-year-old Heath Dickerson and charge him with burglary, receiving stolen property, and possession of a gun by a felon.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Hopkinsville man placed on probation and sex offender registry
A Hopkinsville man is placed on probation after pleading guilty to use of electronic means to procure sex from a minor.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
2 inmates escape from Blackburn complex in Lexington
Cody Allison, 23, and Paul Nance, 32, walked away from the minimum-security state prison.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Road closure to cause headaches for parents in Madisonville
Construction crews have closed Patriot Drive in Madisonville and if your child goes to James Madison middle school or Jesse Stuart Elementary you're going to have to find a new way to get them there with the first day of school just around the corner.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Hopkins Co. man indicted in brother's death
The Hopkins County Sheriff announced the indictment of Douglas Simmons in the death of his brother, James, who was found shot to death inside his burned up mobile home in Hanson.
Madisonville Officers Will Not Face Criminal Charges in Fatal Suspect Shooting
The police officers who shot and killed a suspect in Madisonville will not face criminal charges.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Reward Offered for Ending Madisonville Vandalism String
Hopkins County Crime Stoppers is offering a $500 reward for any information that leads to an arrest related to recent vandalism in Madisonville.